Motion Capture and Digital Humanities

There is more going on in the world of motion capture and digital humanities than I originally thought. Here is some information and examples of projects:

Documenting Dance: A Practical Guide at the University of Texas, Austin
http://blogs.ischool.utexas.edu/f2011dh/2011/10/16/documenting-dance-a-practical-guide/

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Graphics Lab Motion Capture Database
http://mocap.cs.cmu.edu/tools.php

Motion Capture projects in the U.K.
http://www.arts-humanities.net/data_capture/motion_capture

Preserving Intangible Culture – Digital Humanities Center for Japanese Arts and Cultures at Ritsumeikan University
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44TuBE1piqA&hd=1
http://dh-jac.net/

“Motion Capture Lab” – Image Systems Laboratory (aka Hachimura Laboratory)
http://www.img.is.ritsumei.ac.jp/

Dr. Kozaburo Hachimura seems like he is at the forefront for research in digital humanities and motion capture.

Digital Archive of Traditional Performing Arts
http://www.ritsumei.ac.jp/eng/html/research/areas/feat-projects/art/06-02-trad_art.html/

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